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November 14, 2012

TODAY'S HEADLINES - NOV. 14, 2012

CORBIN — Woman admits to shooting death

“He’s dead.” That’s what Charlene Sue King, 49, of Barbourville, repeated seven times to a Knox County 911 dispatcher Tuesday after she admitted shooting a Barbourville man to death.

Business license ordinance gets first reading

Next month, the City of Corbin will have a new Director of Parks and Recreation.

Final version of Williamsburg Comprehensive Plan received

Williamsburg City Council members received a finalized version of the city’s Comprehensive Plan during Monday’s regular meeting.

Main Street in Corbin to be closed

U.S. 25W (Main Street) in Corbin will be closed at the 11th Street intersection beginning at 9 p.m. on Thursday and concluding at 3 a.m. on Friday.

Public Information Meeting to be held concerning intersection upgrade

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has scheduled a Public Information Meeting for the proposed roundabout-type intersection upgrade at KY 363 and KY 1006 in Laurel County.

Prayer rally planned for Civic Center in fight against drug abuse

Prayer rallies are being planned in eastern Kentucky as one way to fight against drug abuse.

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  • 0801 Honor pic 6 FOR WEB.jpg A Well-Deserved Honor

    It was a spring night in May 1981 about eight or so miles south of Corbin.
    A crowd of folks were there — mothers, fathers, children and more.
    Musicians had prepared for a night of music at a concert open to the public.
    The venue was the Frontier Village Park, and many people were in attendance.
    Deputy Joseph Russell Jones was one of many law enforcement personnel assigned to security detail that day.

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  • Woman who caused fatal crash enters plea agreement

    A Mount Vernon woman who caused a two-car crash the night before Thanksgiving in November 2013 that killed 58-year-old Darlene Woods entered into a plea agreement Friday that amended a murder charge against her to second-degree manslaughter.

    August 1, 2014

  • 0801 Outside of Bolton home at 330 Ott Road FOR WEB.jpg House heavily damaged in Moore Hill fire

    Roger Bolton said the structure fire that heavily damaged his home in Moore Hill early Thursday morning was bad. But it could have been much worse.

    August 1, 2014 1 Photo

  • ‘Flex Program’ to earn high school diploma offered by Corbin schools

    For some students, the dream of earning a high school diploma can be out of reach because of various reasons beyond their control.
    But a new program to help students obtain that coveted diploma is being offered by the Corbin Independent Schools.

    August 1, 2014

  • Mobile mammography center to visit Corbin next week

    What’s 39 feet long, rides down the road, stops in stores across the Southeastern United States, and can help save lives in the fight against breast cancer?

    August 1, 2014

  • Most of Ky. 1259 to be reduced to one lane

    If you drive Scuffletown Road (Ky. 1259) in Corbin for the next two weeks, be prepared for some delays.

    August 1, 2014

  • Trial for Tristan Hall postponed

    The trial for a man facing charges in two separate cases in Whitley County has been postponed.

    August 1, 2014

  • TODAY'S HEADLINES — Aug. 1, 2014

    Jones presented with Purple Heart, Medal of Honor

    Woman who caused fatal crash enters plea agreement

    House heavily damaged in Moore Hill fire

    ‘Flex Program’ to earn high school diploma offered by Corbin schools

    August 1, 2014

  • 0731 Brad Connell & Amanda Matthews at Sanders Park FOR WEB.jpg Made to honor

    While lunch hour traffic on Main Street headed north Wednesday, Amanda Matthews and Brad Connell were putting the final touches on their latest work of art.
    Inside Sanders Park — a place where visitors and local residents alike can stop to rest, as well as to honor the Corbin man who brought Kentucky Fried Chicken to the world — five large plaques had just been installed.

    July 31, 2014 1 Photo

  • Man wanted for stealing vehicle

    A Williamsburg man considered “possibly armed and dangerous” continues to be sought by officers with the Williamsburg Police Department.

    July 31, 2014